Mechanical Installers

at Talascend in Topeka, Kansas, United States

Job Description

Talascend is currently seeking Mechanical Installers for contract opportunities in Topeka, Kansas 


The Installer II (traveler) installs, services, and repairs electromechanical equipment/machinery at customer sites using hoists, lift trucks, hand tools, and power tools following layout drawings and manufacturers instructions, utilizing knowledge of mechanical, hydraulic, and electrical machinery. Works under general supervision of a Lead man or Site Supervisor.


  • Minimum of 2 years experience with Conveyor and/or Sortation installations
  • Can install conveyor accurately from the prints, ability to teach local new hires
  • Mechanically inclined.
  • Ability to pass a drug screen and background check
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. 
  • Ability to climb ladders and work at heights up to 40 ft
  • Own basic hand tools and steel toed safety shoes
  • Ability to stand or walk on concrete or steel grating for an entire shift
  • Ability to operate power tools correctly
  • Detail Oriented
  • Adheres to all safety standards and ensured a safe work area
  • Performs housekeeping and general clean up duties
  • Able to work 58+ hour work weeks
  • Reliable transportation
  • Good Communication skills
  • Good Attitude


  • OSHA 10 certification preferred
  • License to operate forklift and scissor lift equipment safely and accurately

Tools That Are 100% Required on Day 1 (Candidates with no tools will be sent home)

  • Wrench set 3/8- 1 1/4
  • 3/8 Drive socket set 3/8- 1 1/4
  • 3/8 ratchet
  • Allen Wrench Set
  • Speed Square/Combination Square
  • Line up Pin
  • Needle nose pliers
  • Standard Pliers
  • Needle nose vise grips
  • 2lb. or 3lb, Hammer
  • 25 or 30 tape measure
  • 12 torpedo level
  • Band cutters
  • Phillips and flathead screwdrivers
  • 12 adjustable wrench
  • Razor knife
  • Chalk box
  • Mill File
  • Flashlight

Job Details




Topeka, Kansas 66619
United States

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Job Order: 11437124

Posted On: Mar 24, 2021

Updated On: Apr 24, 2021